Sgt.Basil Norris Ricketts

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Basil Norris Ricketts

Birthdate:
Birthplace: New York City, New York, New York, United States
Death: Died
Place of Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Maj. General James B. Ricketts (USA) and Frances "Fanny" Lawrence
Brother of Fanny Brewerton Ricketts
Half brother of Elizabeth Ricketts and Mary Brewerton Ricketts

Occupation: mining, miller, Rough Rider
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About Sgt.Basil Norris Ricketts

Basil Norris Ricketts, son of James Brewerton Ricketts and Frances "Fanny" Lawrence, was b. in New York City on Dec. 21,1868.

During the Spanish-American War, Basil Norris Ricketts served in the Rough Riders in Cuba under Theodore Roosevelt . He enlisted as a private and left as a sargent. He was wounded in the hip.

He died Feb. 1,1910 and is buried near his father, Maj. General James B. Ricketts (USA), in Arlington National Cemetery.

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Sgt.Basil Norris Ricketts's Timeline

1868
1868
New York City, New York, New York, United States
1910
February 1, 1910
Age 42
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Arlington, Arlington, Virginia, United States